The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 42 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 25 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.55% 3.91% 12.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.67% 16.56% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 68
Average salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
141 151 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.38% 23.63% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 128 142 167
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (73.33%) SQL
3 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (57.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
5 22 (48.89%) C#
6 21 (46.67%) .NET
6 21 (46.67%) Windows
7 20 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
9 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
10 12 (26.67%) HTML
10 12 (26.67%) Web Services
10 12 (26.67%) XML
10 12 (26.67%) OO
10 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (24.44%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (24.44%) MVC
11 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
12 10 (22.22%) CSS
12 10 (22.22%) IIS
12 10 (22.22%) WCF
13 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (20.00%) Degree
13 9 (20.00%) Ajax
13 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.22%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Lync
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) LDAP
1 6 (13.33%) FTP
2 5 (11.11%) VPN
3 4 (8.89%) Intranet
4 3 (6.67%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.22%) SSL
6 1 (2.22%) Broadband
6 1 (2.22%) HTTP
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) Firewall
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (57.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.44%) Couchbase
7 2 (4.44%) MySQL
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
2 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.78%) SQL DBA
5 8 (17.78%) DBA
6 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 5 (11.11%) Senior DBA
7 5 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
8 4 (8.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
3 12 (26.67%) XML
4 11 (24.44%) jQuery
5 10 (22.22%) CSS
5 10 (22.22%) WCF
6 9 (20.00%) Ajax
7 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (17.78%) HTML5
8 6 (13.33%) CSS3
8 6 (13.33%) WSDL
9 5 (11.11%) MSMQ
10 4 (8.89%) RESTful
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (8.89%) SOAP
11 3 (6.67%) XSL
11 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Clustering
1 8 (17.78%) Replication
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) OO
2 11 (24.44%) MVC
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Kanban
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) Migration
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) DSDM
7 3 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (6.67%) ETL
7 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.67%) MVVM
8 2 (4.44%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (73.33%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
2 22 (48.89%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) VB6
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) MCTS
2 6 (13.33%) MCITP
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCP
2 6 (13.33%) MCSD
2 6 (13.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.22%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) VMware
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